Day: September 11, 2019

Total Surveillance Coin Will Be a Dystopia if Controlled by Facebook or Government

Total Surveillance Coin Will Be a Dystopia if Controlled by Facebook or Government Digital currency provides unprecedented abilities to spy on and control what people do, and having that power in the hands of a few people is very dangerous. The Big Tech monopolies of Silicon Valley are building a […]

Government Hates Crypto Because It Empowers the People, Not Because It’s Used for Crime

Government Hates Crypto Because It Empowers the People, Not Because It’s Used for Crime A recent article from MIT Technology Review has leveraged a somewhat sensationalist headline to stir up fear about bitcoin and crypto. The article, written about a “hidden” government weapon to be deployed against Bitcoin, references September […]

Bitmain Launches Next Gen Miner as Bitcoin Hashrate Touches 100 Exahash

Bitmain Launches Next Gen Miner as Bitcoin Hashrate Touches 100 Exahash Last Thursday the China-based mining rig manufacturer Bitmain announced the launch of two new Antminers that offer hashrates between 53 to 64 terahash per second (TH/s). When the Antminer sale started on Monday, first batch devices sold extremely fast […]

David Chaum’s Elixxir Invites Smartphone Users to Test Private Messaging

David Chaum’s Elixxir Invites Smartphone Users to Test Private Messaging In an age where Google, Facebook and the NSA are known to be harvesting as much as our communications as they can, many people are concerned that online privacy now only exists in the history books. One project trying to […]